AIG will still pay nearly US$170 million into bonuses. “(Liddy) told Geithner that some bonus payments are binding legal obligations of the company, and “there are serious legal, as well as business consequences for not paying.” In wonder how much the staff would have got if the company had declared Chapter 11 Bankruptcy. Since the govt. bailed… Read More »
This is the book I bought at the weekend. It’s an interesting read and Gladwell makes his argument clearly: “Examining the lives of outliers from Mozart to Bill Gates, he builds a convincing case for how successful people rise on a tide of advantages, “some deserved, some not, some earned, some just plain lucky”.” Check out the review… Read More »
I need your help! I’m now trying to rebuild my feed and it’s back up to about 79 members at the moment! So what happened? I tried to create sub-blogs and destroyed my feed in the short-term. The stats were good, and I managed to get 100 subscribers then with the subblogs. But after realizing how much work… Read More »
In the 1980’s many S&L banks collapsed. It seems that things are now being repeated with an increasing number this year. The CBS TV show, 60 minutes, highlights what happens when a FDIC takeover is on the cards. Enjoy the video. I never knew what it happens. It’s fascinating. Video courtesy of Bargaineering.
The Daily Show With Jon StewartM – Th 11p / 10c CNBC Gives Financial Advice Daily Show Full Episodes Important Things With Demetri Martin Political Humor Joke of the Day Seen on MyMoneyBlog.
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Wanna Be My Friend? I’ve been working on extending my social networks and I’d like to invite you to join me on some of these discussion groups, web2.0 properties and more so… Facebook StumbleUpon YouTube Twitter Flickr WarriorForum Forumosa Do drop by! Let me find you! I will be extending this list as I recall which ones I… Read More »
With my websites mostly back online, I’m finding that it’s tough to have time to manage all of my blogs, so I think it’s time to sell. That’s right. I’m now selling my domains. To see what’s for sale. You can visit the summary of details here. I will take offers, but unless there’s a good reason, I… Read More »
It seems that the recent announcement at PayPerPost has sparked a real fury on the boards at Izea over the last few months. To recap: PPP has offered a shortened discount period for posts but it seems that the whole thing has gone belly up. Recently PPP increased the price of a post to 50% of the final… Read More »